February 16, 1937 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • DuPont Corp patents nylon, developed by employee Wallace H Carothers
  • Jean Anouilh's "Le Voyageur Sans Baggage" premieres in Paris

Birthdays in History

  • Paul Bailey, English novelist and biographer, born in London
  • Valentin Vasilyevich Bondarenko, cosmonaut